Listen Up! Northwest is a collaboratively produced radio magazine featuring stories of communities in action throughout the Northwest. Each broadcast highlights the work of skilled community radio producers and artists from our region, including Alaska, Alberta, British Columbia, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington.
Listen Up! Northwest Program 9 features stories on our region's Japanese American experience before and after World War II. Segments include:
* A Japanese American Elder shares an account of her family's experiences through the internment and how the events have affected her (Sandi Billings, KRFP-Moscow)
* A poem on how one remembers an internment camp though he was an infant (Larry Matsuda, Seattle)
* Japanese American communities throughout our region celebrate the Obon. (Yuko Kodama, KBCS-Seattle)